T'ai-Huo Liu-Shu, China, 569 - 582

T'ai-Huo Liu-Shu, China, 569 - 582

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Description (Brief)
One (1) T'ai-Huo Liu-Shu, Emperor Hsuan
China, 569 - 582
Obverse Image: Seal Characters read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: T'AI / HUO / LIU / SHU
Reverse image:
Reverse Text:
General Information: Denomination: liu shu; Metal: ae; Date: 569 - 582 AD; Origin: 569 - 582 AD; Ruler: Hsuan Ti
Description
[[Obverse Text]] 太貨六铢 [[Transliteration]] TAI / HUO / LIU / ZHU
[[Reverse Text]] N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
569 - 582
place made
China
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 25 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU81047.431
catalog number
NU81047.431
accession number
253346
Credit Line
Mendel Peterson
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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